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HSBC chief kept millions in Swiss account: report

HSBC chief executive Stuart Gulliver, who vowed to reform the scandal-hit bank, kept millions of dollars in a Swiss account.

HSBC chief kept millions in Swiss account: report
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HSBC boss says SwissLeaks claims 'painful'

The boss of HSBC, which is at the centre of claims that it helped customers at its Swiss private bank avoid millions of dollars of tax.

HSBC boss says SwissLeaks claims 'painful'
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SwissLeaks whistleblower says tried to report tax evasion in 2008

A former HSBC employee who leaked documents alleging the bank helped wealthy customers dodge tax said he had tried to alert British authorities about evasion in 2008.

SwissLeaks whistleblower says tried to report tax evasion in 2008
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HSBC not protected from charges over aiding tax evasion: US official

HSBC's 2012 criminal settlement with the US Justice Department does not protect the bank from fraud or tax evasion charges.

HSBC not protected from charges over aiding tax evasion: US official
HSBC 'SwissLeaks' leaker urges more support for whistleblowers
HSBC 'SwissLeaks' leaker urges more support for whistleblowers

The man who stole the trove of secret files that sparked a global scandal over banking giant HSBC's alleged assistance to wealthy tax dodgers.

HSBC 'SwissLeaks' leaker urges more support for whistleblowers
Kazakhstan-based Halyk Bank closes deal to purchase HSBC Kazakhstan

The newly purchased entity has been renamed to Altyn Bank and is to be a separate legal entity as planned.

Kazakhstan-based Halyk Bank closes deal to purchase HSBC Kazakhstan
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Development Bank of Kazakhstan obtain 500 million euro loan from HSBC

Development Bank of Kazakhstan has signed a 500 mln euro loan agreement with HSBC Bank.

Development Bank of Kazakhstan obtain 500 million euro loan from HSBC
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Halyk Bank to purchase Kazakhstan-based HSBC subsidiary

According to the press-release, the deal is subject to approval and is expected to be finalized in 2014.

Halyk Bank to purchase Kazakhstan-based HSBC subsidiary
Woods urged to 'respect' WGC-HSBC Champions
Woods urged to 'respect' WGC-HSBC Champions

HSBC's sponsorship chief has urged Tiger Woods to respect the bank's large investment by playing at this year's WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai instead of "meaningless... money-making opportunities".

Woods urged to 'respect' WGC-HSBC Champions
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China manufacturing rebounds: HSBC

A closely watched indicator of Chinese manufacturing turned positive for the first time in four months in August, HSBC said Thursday, in a sign of renewed strength in the world's second-largest economy.

China manufacturing rebounds: HSBC
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HSBC to pay $249 mn fine for US mortgage abuse

British bank HSBC has agreed to pay $249 million in compensation to home-loan borrowers hurt in the massive US mortgage and foreclosure scandal.

HSBC to pay $249 mn fine for US mortgage abuse
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HSBC to sell stake in China insurer Ping An for $9.4 bn

Britain's HSBC said Wednesday it would sell its stake in China's second largest life insurer Ping An for $9.4 billion, as it looks to shift its focus back towards its traditional banking business.

HSBC to sell stake in China insurer Ping An for $9.4 bn
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China manufacturing hits 13-month high in November: HSBC

Manufacturing activity in China hit a 13-month high in November, HSBC said Monday, in another sign that the world's second largest economy is emerging from a drawn-out slumber.

China manufacturing hits 13-month high in November: HSBC
China manufacturing in second month of contraction
China manufacturing in second month of contraction

China's manufacturing activity contracted for a second straight month in September, according to official data released Monday, falling short of expectations for expansion.

China manufacturing in second month of contraction
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Kazakhstan and France to jointly produce electric locomotives

HSBC is the lead manager of the offering of $800 million 6.950 percent notes due 2042 by Kazakhstan Temir Zholy B.V.: chairman of HSBC Bank Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan and France to jointly produce electric locomotives
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Bank HSBC probed for money laundering: report

US prosecutors are looking into whether British bank HSBC was involved in laundering money for Mexican drug cartels and moving cash for Saudi Arabian banks with ties to terrorists, The New York Times reported Saturday.

Bank HSBC probed for money laundering: report
HSBC shares dive in Hong Kong after apology
HSBC shares dive in Hong Kong after apology

Shares in global banking giant HSBC fell more than two percent in Hong Kong on Wednesday after a top executive resigned over the lender's failure to control money laundering and terrorist financing.

HSBC shares dive in Hong Kong after apology
HSBC seeks to evict Hong Kong 'Occupy' protesters
HSBC seeks to evict Hong Kong 'Occupy' protesters

Global banking giant HSBC on Monday sought legal permission to evict a handful of protesters camped outside its Hong Kong headquarters, one of the last remnants of the "Occupy" movement in Asia.

HSBC seeks to evict Hong Kong 'Occupy' protesters